Blue Yodel #8 (Mule Skinner Blues) (The Singing Brakeman, cd 6, 1955 overdubs)

~ Recording by Jimmie Rodgers, Rainbow Ranch Boys

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
6.18 Mule Skinner Blues 2:49 The Singing Brakeman Jimmie Rodgers Bear Family Records BCD 15540

Relationships

recorded in: Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1955-03-18)
additional background vocals [overdubs]: Rainbow Ranch Boys (1955-03-18)
vocals: Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933)
recording of: Blue Yodel No. 8 (Mule Skinner Blues) (1955-03-18)

Blue Yodel No. 8 (Mule Skinner Blues)

composer: Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933)
lyricist: Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933)
later versions: New Mule Skinner Blues (revised lyrics, first recorded by Bill Monroe ca. 1950)